Universal City, CA

Location Info

Event Date: 
July 25
Venue: 
Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
Address: 
555 Universal Hollywood Drive Universal City, CA 91608
Venue Phone: 
818-506-2500

Featured Speakers

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Raina Telgemeier is the number one New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning creator of Smile and Sisters, which are both graphic memoirs based...
 
Photo of Donalyn Miller.
Donalyn Miller is a leading expert on independent reading, children’s literature, and the author of two bestsellers, The Book Whisperer and Reading in the...
 
Photo of Mr. Schu
John Schu (AKA Mr. Schu) is a blogger, a part-time lecturer at Rutgers University, and the Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic Book Fairs. Every day...
 
photo of Kelly Yang
Kelly Yang is the author of Front Desk, which received four starred reviews and was named a Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2018. Her family immigrated to the...
 

Workshop Presenters

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Sara K. Ahmed has taught in urban, suburban, public, independent, and international schools. Sara is the author of Being the Change: Lessons and...

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Karina Almanza is a fifth-grade teacher at Barrett Ranch Elementary School. Motivated by her farmworker grandparents who had no formal education,...

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Tamiko Brown has over 20 years in education and has spent 17 years as a school librarian. In 2016, she was named “Campus Teacher of the Year” at Ed...

Photo of Chad Everett.
Chad Everett currently serves as a middle school literacy coach in north Mississippi. He is a self-proclaimed literacy and technology geek. His...

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Maggie Hoddinott has served as Mamaroneck’s Literacy Ambassador since 2015. In this role, she works to ensure all students have rich, literate lives...

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Jennifer LaGarde is a lifelong teacher and learner, with over 20 years in public education. Her educational passions include leveraging technology to...

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Dr. Alice Lee is the proud principal of Richmond Street School. She has been an assistant principal, teacher, instructional coach, professional...

Photo of Donalyn Miller.
Donalyn Miller is a leading expert on independent reading, children’s literature, and the author of two bestsellers, The Book Whisperer and Reading...

Photo of Mr. Schu
John Schu (AKA Mr. Schu) is a blogger, a part-time lecturer at Rutgers University, and the Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic Book Fairs...

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Don has been a teacher and principal for nearly 24 years. As a Vietnamese refugee and an ESL student, Don understands the challenges of learning a...

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Annie T. Ward has served as the assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction for the Mamaroneck Public Schools in Westchester County...

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Kelly Yang is the author of Front Desk, which received four starred reviews and was named a Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2018. Her family...